Crime

Police looking for suspects after vehicles vandalized at fire station

Police are searching for suspects after several vehicles were vandalized early Friday morning at the Memphis Fire Station.

  Suspects on the run after 2 killed in Westwood shooting

  1 teen killed, another injured in Marianna shooting

  Police identify victim in deadly Horn Lake shooting

  MPD: Officer fires shot at driver who crashed into another car while fleeing traffic stop

Barricade situation following overnight stabbing ends; 1 detained

  Police looking for woman who spit on store clerk after being confronted for not wearing a mask

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  Suspect arrested in connection with deadly Horn Lake shooting

  New court date set for Sen. Katrina Robinson

Horn Lake police searching for homicide suspect

MPD: Victim rushed to hospital following South Memphis shooting

Memphis police investigating fatal shooting leaving 1 dead near Raleigh

  Tenn. Sen. Katrina Robinson pleads not guilty to federal charges

Memphis dog owners indicted for fatal mauling of 59-year-old woman

Three people have been indicted by a grand jury for the fatal dog mauling of a 59-year-old woman in April.

Arlington removing basketball goals from park courts to discourage crowds after recent nearby shooting

THe Shelby County Sheriff’s Office confirms they are investigating a shooting near an Arlington park court Aug. 7.

Memphis woman charged with identify theft after investigators say they found 100+ fake driver’s licenses

A Memphis woman is charged with identify theft after Shelby County investigators say she opened accounts at Target and Ulta using another person’s name.

  Memphis police searching for suspects who carjacked man at gas station

Police say the pair forced a 66-year-old man to drive away from a gas station on North Watkins Street before stealing his car at gunpoint.

  Judge denies new trial for man convicted of killing Holly Bobo

2 in custody after car stolen from Tenn. chased down in Madison

GRAPHIC: Mississippi man arrested after allegedly beating up teen boy in Seaside, Florida

  3 men arrested for Memphis gun shop break-in, accused of stealing $21,000 worth of guns

  Man shot by Memphis officer after exchanging gunfire jailed for attempted murder

Driver on the run after bicyclist hit by car

MPD: Shots fired before crash near Parkway Village, 1 in critical condition

Memphis police officers responded to a crash early Saturday morning at the intersection of Winchester Road and South Mendenhall Road that left a woman in critical condition.

Memphis police searching for carjacking suspect

Memphis police need your help finding the man responsible for a carjacking on Friday night.

MPD: Woman critically injured in shooting

Memphis police say a shooting sent one woman to the hospital Friday evening.

Man shot outside market in Westwood, police say

Police are investigating after a man was shot outside of a grocery store in Westwood Friday evening.

Man critically injured in shooting at apartment complex

Memphis police say a man was shot near an apartment complex Friday.

  FBI offering $25K reward in unsolved murders of 2 Memphis children

The FBI is offering a $25,000 reward for information regarding the person(s) responsible for the shooting deaths of a 6-year-old girl and 16-year-old boy.

  DA: 2 indicted after 6-year-old boy shot, killed while preparing for birthday party in Memphis

Authorities have indicted two men after a 6-year-old boy was killed in Frayser

MPD: Shooting victim dropped off at Memphis Fire Station overnight

Memphis police are searching for a suspect after an early morning shooting.

MPD: Man found shot, killed in vehicle near the Memphis International Airport

A suspect is on the run after a deadly overnight shooting.

  Director Rallings welcomes Operation LeGend to Memphis

With Memphis experiencing an increase in violent crimes federal and local law enforcement agencies announced a new initiative called Operation LeGend.

  US attorney announces new operation to fight crime in Memphis

United States Attorney Mike Dunavant is in Memphis Thursday to discuss a new operation to fight the sudden surge of violent crime in Memphis.

  MPD: Man shot by officer after an exchange of gunfire overnight

Investigators are looking for information after an officer-involved shooting overnight.

  Grandmother let underage grandchild steer car before hitting 5 people, police say

Memphis police say a grandmother let her underage grandchild steer her car before a crash that sent five people to the hospital.

  Police investigating hit and run on I-40 near I-240 flyover

Memphis police are investigating after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle on the interstate Wednesday night.

Woman hit by vehicle in Whitehaven

A woman was rushed to the hospital Wednesday after being hit by a car in Whitehaven.

Memphis police find decomposing body

A murder investigation is underway after Memphis police found a decomposing body Wednesday.

  MPD seeking help identifying suspects in connection with motel homicide

Memphis police need your help identifying three suspects in connection with a motel homicide.

  MPD: 2 critically injured, 1 non-critical after pedestrian crash

Three people have been rushed to the hospital following a crash near the medical district Tuesday night.

MPD: Homicide investigation underway after man found shot in the street

Police are searching for a suspect after a deadly shooting in South Memphis.

  Officials offering $10K reward after guns stolen from shooting range

Just over 30 weapons were stolen in all and a $10,000 reward is being offered in the case.

  No arrests made 4 months after mysterious murder of father, family looking for answers

A Memphis family worries the investigation into a father’s murder is going cold! Memphis police have said very little about the case.

MPD: Man threatens store employees with gun after being confronted for not wearing mask

A man, who has yet to be identified, is accused of aggravated assault after he allegedly threatened the lives of store employees who confronted him for not wearing a mask or facial covering.

SCSO asking for help identifying woman in fraud investigation

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help with identifying a woman who is reportedly connected to several fraudulent retail accounts.

Streetscape project damaged in high-speed crash

A new streetscape project will need repairs after Memphis Police say a speeding driver crashed into the installation Sunday morning.

  Speeding driver crashes into MLK Ave streetscape

Memphis police say a speeding driver crashed into a brand new streetscape project near the Medical District.

Woman hit by car in South Memphis

A woman was rushed to the hospital Sunday night after being hit by a car in South Memphis.

Police investigating double shooting in West Memphis

Two people were rushed to the hospital Saturday night following a shooting in West Memphis.

Man and woman gunned down in South Memphis, police say

Police are investigating after finding a man and woman shot to death in South Memphis Saturday.

  Teen shot, killed at Frayser gas station

Police are searching for suspects after a teenager was gunned down at a busy Memphis gas station.

  Man arrested in connection with I-40 crash that killed 2 TDOT contractors

A man has been arrested in connection with a deadly crash on Interstate 40 that took the lives of two Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) contractors in November 2019.

  Nutbush residents plea for the city’s help to stop speeding

Residents in the Nutbush area say they are tired of the constant speeding that goes on every night.

  MPD seeking tips, offering reward in shooting of off-duty officer

The Memphis Police Department is searching for the people responsible for shooting an off-duty officer in the arm Tuesday while working security for St. Jude.

MPD asks for public’s help with 2017 cold case

It’s been nearly three years since a drive-by shooting killed a Memphis teen, and police are asking for help with the case.

Man injured in Oakhaven shooting

Police are searching for a gunman after a man was shot in Oakhaven Friday afternoon.

  MPD holds briefing after off-duty officer shot early Tuesday morning

The Memphis Police Department held a briefing Friday after an off-duty officer was shot early Tuesday morning.

Mid-South man turns himself in after escaping halfway house

U.S. marshals searching for Mid-South man who escaped from halfway house

  Shelby County DA opposing effort to test DNA evidence in 1987 double murder

Attorneys for a Mid-South man on death row hope new DNA testing could spare his life. The conviction is now several decades old, but District Attorney General Amy Weirich says the evidence already speaks for itself.

U.S. marshals searching for Mid-South man who escaped from halfway house

U.S. marshals searching for Mid-South man who escaped from halfway house

Oxford police release sketch of person of interest in weekend sexual assault

Police released a sketch of the person of interest who the victim described as a light-skinned black male.

Missing 79-year-old man found murdered in home, suspect in custody

The search for a missing 79-year-old man has come to the worst possible ending. Memphis police tell us the man was murdered in his own home.

  Federal grand jury indicts Tennessee state senator on 48 counts of theft, embezzlement and wire fraud

A federal grand jury returned a 48-count indictment against Tennessee State Sen. Katrina Robinson Thursday for theft and embezzlement involving government programs and wire fraud.

  Shelby County DA responds to death penalty appeal for man convicted of 1987 murders

Pervis Payne was convicted of the June 1987 murders of Charisse Christopher and her 2-year-old daughter, Lacie, in Millington. The Innocence Project is now involved in his case.

Man found dead early Thursday morning, suspect on the run

Police are searching for a killer after a man was found dead Thursday morning.

Child located after Amber Alert issued for missing 21-month-old

Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are searching for a missing toddler in east Tennessee.

  State Sen. Katrina Robinson says she will be vindicated in federal embezzlement case

Federal prosecutors announced embezzlement and theft charges against the 39-year-old after someone filed an anonymous complaint in 2016 that she used grant funds to buy a Louis Vuitton handbag.

  Legal expert weighs in on Tenn. State Sen. Katrina Robinson’s case

One local legal expert says he is not surprised charges were filed against Tennessee State Senator Katrina Robinson.

  Victim speaks out after being pushed into wall by Memphis pastor

A Mid-South woman is speaking out about being thrown into a wall and onto the ground, after a Memphis pastor pleaded guilty to the assault.

Suspects on the run after woman shot in Orange Mound

Police are searching for suspects after a woman was shot in Orange Mound Wednesday.

  Tennessee State Sen. Katrina Robinson charged with theft, embezzlement involving government programs and wire fraud

Tennessee State Sen. Katrina Robinson is facing federal charges of theft and embezzlement involving government programs and wire fraud, according to U.S. Attorney Michael Dunavant.

  Suspect arrested in connection with deadly shooting at Mississippi rap concert

Sheldon Gibbs was arrested Monday night in Memphis.

MPD searching for gunman after homicide in South Memphis

Officers with the Memphis Police Department are searching for a gunman after a deadly shooting overnight.

MPD: Woman charged with reckless homicide after 14-year-old shot, killed

Memphis police have made an arrest after a 14-year-old girl was shot and killed Tuesday after.

MPD: 14-year-old shot, killed in Westwood

Memphis Police are investigating how a teenager was shot and killed in Westwood Tuesday night.

MPD offering $5K reward in shooting investigation of off-duty police officer

Memphis Police Department has released video footage of two men suspected in the shooting of an off-duty MPD officer.

17 charged in multi-state drug trafficking ring

More than a dozen Mid-Southerners have been charged for their involvement in a multi-state drug trafficking ring.

Osceola police investigate shooting at health facility

Osceola police responded to reports of a shooting at Harris Healthcare around 7 a.m. Tuesday.

  FBI visits home of Tennessee state Sen. Katrina Robinson

Agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation have confirmed they visited the home of Tennessee state Sen. Katrina Robinson.

  Off-duty MPD officer shot near St. Jude Children’s Hospital early Tuesday morning

Investigators with the Memphis Police Department are searching for suspects after an off-duty officer was shot Tuesday morning.